Pooja Kumar shot to fame with Kamal Haasan’s Vishwaroopam in which she acted as his wife. Impressed with her acting skills, he has given her another chance. Pooja Kumar not only did Kamal Haasan’s soon-to-be released, Vishwaroopam 2, but she also will be romancing Kamal in his current movie titled Uttama Villain.
In this film, Kamal Haasan essays two characters – an 8th Century drama actor and a 21st Century superstar. And Pooja Kumar plays the role of a princess.
Andrea Jeremiah who also acted in Vishwaroopam and Vishwaroopam 2 will also be acting with Kamal Haasan third time. Sham Dutt will be doing the cinematography, Ghibran will be doing the music.
There are reports that Kamal Haasan also roped in K Vishwanath to play his father-in-law but no official confirmation from the team. On the other hand, K Balachander is essaying a small role.